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Question: I’m having a challenge with same-day billing. Here’s my situation: The doctor performs an injection with fluoroscopy at the hospital in the morning and then the patient comes to ... More
In perhaps another sign of the growth in services furnished by non-physician practitioners, the SSA is being asked to give equal weight to the medical findings of NPPs when determining whether a pe... More
Providers don’t like to use unlisted codes if they can help it, and no wonder — the denial rates are ridiculous. ... More
Question: I’m having a challenge with same-day billing. Here’s my situation: The doctor performs an injection with fluoroscopy at the hospital in the morning and then the patient comes to ... More
In perhaps another sign of the growth in services furnished by non-physician practitioners, the SSA is being asked to give equal weight to the medical findings of NPPs when determining whether a pe... More
Providers don’t like to use unlisted codes if they can help it, and no wonder — the denial rates are ridiculous. ... More
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This sample template for immediate post-op notes is courtesy of Pikeville (Ky.) Medical Center. Pikeville leadership requires physicians to complete this form before the patient goes to the next level of care unless accompanied by the practitioner who did the procedure. Full post-operative reports should be completed according to hospital policy.
Click the "Download file" link to access an annual wellness visit (AWV) form updated for 2016 with new screenings.
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